Want to join us as we travel Route 66 in Missouri? You can attend one of our meetups, which are free and open to the public, to meet like-minded preservationists and travel enthusiasts. Check out the full schedule, including meetups and photo ops, below:
July 6, 4 p.m.–10 p.m.: Fair St. Louis at Gateway Arch National Park (11 North 4th Street, St. Louis, MO 63102). Join us for this two-day fair under the famous St. Louis Arch!
July 7, 4 p.m.–10 p.m.: Fair St. Louis at Gateway Arch National Park (11 North 4th Street, St. Louis, MO 63102). If you missed us the first day (or you want to come back for more fun), you can find us under the Arch for day two of Fair St. Louis.
July 8 Morning: Meramec Cavern (1135 Highway West, Sullivan, MO 63080). Cool off under the glistening stalactites of the Meramec Cavern, one of the original Route 66 attractions.
July 8 Afternoon: Elbow Inn Bar and BBQ (21050 Teardrop Road, Devils Elbow, MO 65457). Join us as we eat our way through tasty BBQ at this old-school biker bar.
July 8 Evening: Gillioz Theatre (325 Park Central East, Springfield, MO, 65806). First opened over 80 years ago, the Gillioz Theatre is one of Springfield's premiere entertainment venues. It's the ideal space for a fun meetup with Route 66 fans.
July 10 Afternoon: City Hall Joplin (101-199 West 6th Street, Joplin, MO 64801): On our last day in Missouri, we're heading straight to City Hall for a final event.
- Meramec River US 66 Bridge/Route 66 State Park
- Circle Inn Malt Shop
- Wagon Wheel Motel, Cafe, and Gas Station
- The World's (Second) Largest Rocking Chair
- Stubby Stonehenge
- Route 66 Museum and Research Center
- Jasper County Courthouse
- 66 Drive-In Theater
- Missouri/Kansas Border Sign